Denna Thompson is a new full time instructor of nursing in the BSN pre-licensure program. Denna earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Ball State University and is currently working on a Master’s in Nursing Education. Her professional experience includes emergency nurse for 16 years at Saint Vincent Anderson Regional Hospital where she served as mentor for new staff and instructor for department education days. Teaching and mentoring future nurses has become her passion.
Denna currently works in the Emergency Department at Community Hospital Anderson. She has worked for Anderson University as an adjunct faculty member teaching junior and senior clinical during the 2013-2014 and 2014-2015 school years. Denna is a member of the Emergency Nurses Association and holds certifications in Advanced Cardiac Life Support, Pediatric Advanced Life Support, and Trauma Nursing Core Course.
Denna and her husband Tony live in Anderson with their four daughters Tadessa, Danna, Shaelyn, and Alana. She enjoys hunting, outdoor activities, crafts and spending time with family.
Denna Thompson has been at Anderson University since 2015.
Instructor of Nursing
B.S.N., Ball State University